RECORDS / The IoS Playlist: The five best sounds of the moment
Sunday 02 October 1994
Sinead O'Connor: Universal Mother (Ensign, CD/tape/ LP). An exquisite, exhausting, emotional documentary. NB
Bryan Ferry: Mamouna (Virgin, CD/tape). Ten new songs, done with the greatest of difficulty, but you wouldn't know: five of them are models of deluxe R&B (see under Dave Stewart, above). Tim de Lisle
The Prodigy: Voodoo People (XL, single). The flute is funky] Ben Thompson
Diamanda Galas with John Paul Jones: The Sporting Life (Mute, CD/LP/tape). Avant-garde diva and Led Zeppelin bass-player make homicidal soul together. BT
Film Leonardo DiCaprio hunts Tom Hardy
Arts & Ents blogs
- 1 Malaysia issues arrest warrant for Gordon Brown’s sister-in-law after she publishes stories on leader Najib Razak's financial affairs
- 2 Porn block in India: hundreds of sexual websites banned, internet outraged
- 3 Natalia Molchanova: World's most successful free-diver missing and feared dead after disappearing in Mediterranean
- 4 Dutch King Willem-Alexander declares the end of the welfare state
- 5 Gamers confess the worst things they've done in The Sims
The Great British Bake Off, series 6, preview: The most popular show on television is back
National Geographic Traveller Photo Contest 2015 winners in pictures
US bookshop offers Go Set A Watchman refunds over false marketing as 'nice summer novel'
Sherlock season 4: Benedict Cumberbatch will be 'a lot less brattish' in Victorian special
Bollywood stars Salman Khan, Amitabh Bachchan and Akshay Kumar enter Forbes' highest paid actors list for first time
Is Britain really full up? Are migrants taking our jobs? Leading academic answers the most common anti-immigration claims
Calais Migrant Crisis: Deputy Mayor of Calais labels Cameron's use of 'swarm' as 'racist' and 'ignorant'
Chris Leslie: Jeremy Corbyn's anti-austerity agenda will harm the poor, says Labour shadow Chancellor
Jeremy Corbyn: Tony Blair could face war crimes trial over 'illegal Iraq invasion'
Landlords renting properties to illegal immigrants to face up to five years in prison
While we fixate on Calais, the Home Office is quietly deporting dozens of migrants on 'ghost flights'